New York, NY - January 13, 2016 - Tisch MS Research Center of New York (Tisch MSRCNY) announced today that it will pursue Phase II of its clinical trial, the first stem cell treatment for MS in the United States ever to move to this stage. Following the establishment of safety and tolerability in Phase I with no adverse effects, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advised Tisch MSRCNY to continue with its research.
Tisch MS News
On Friday, November 20th, at the International Conference on Cell-Based Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis in Lisbon, Portugal, Dr. Sadiq presented the most recent data about our FDA-approved Phase I stem cell trial. Peers from around the world came together to discuss the latest innovations in cell-based therapies for MS. Dr. Sadiq's encouraging data was well-received as it now provides some measureable results in the attempt to use stem cells to repair the damage caused by MS.
Published on Oct 15, 2015 A Manhattan clinic is dramatically changing the lives of people who battle multiple sclerosis. The treatment involves patients who use their own stem cells to fight the disease. One young mother told Fox 5 that she is already seeing results.
Here's a link to the news story and article featured this past weekend on Fox5's Best of "The Big Idea!"
The story is scheduled to air Thursday, October 15th at 10:00pm and Friday, October 16th at 5:00pm on channel 5. FOX5 New York is found on channel 5 throughout the tri-state area (NY, NJ, CT). Once the story airs, Tisch MSRCNY will post a link to view the segment online.
Congratulations to Dr. Liu, Dr. Cristofanilli, and Jerry Lin's teams for getting abstracts accepted to present at the Society For Neuroscience's annual congress!! This will take place October 17-21 in Chicago, IL. TMSRCNY is honored to share our research at this important event.
9/23/2015 - The staff and researchers at the Tisch MS Research Center would like to wish our Jewish patients, friends and supporters an easy fast on this Yom Kippur.
9/14/2015 - From our office, to your home... the Tisch MS Research Center wishes everyone observing Rosh Hashanah a happy and healthy New Year! L'shanah Tova!
9/4/2015 - The Tisch MSRCNY offices will be closed on Monday, September 7th in observance of Labor Day. The Center will reopen on Tuesday, September 8th. Wishing everyone a safe, happy and healthy holiday weekend!
9/1/15 - Tisch MSRCNY was selected by New York Road Runners (NYRR) as a charity community partner of the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon. We are a dedicated team of runners, including physicians, nurses, patients, and friends of the Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York who have committed themselves to running and raising funds. To learn more and support our runners visit: